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I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-dnsext-dnssec-protocol-00.txt

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	Title		: Protocol Modifications for the DNS Security Extensions
	Author(s)	: R. Arends et al.
	Filename	: draft-ietf-dnsext-dnssec-protocol-00.txt
	Pages		: 32
	Date		: 2002-10-29
This document is part of a family of documents that describe the
DNS Security Extensions (DNSSEC).  The DNS Security Extensions are
a collection of new resource records and protocol modifications
that provide source authentication for the DNS.  This document
describes the DNSSEC protocol modifications.  The concept of zone
signing is introduced and the zone format is modified to include
KEY, SIG, NXT, and DS resource records.  If a resolver indicates
support for DNSSEC, the response process is modified to include
the appropriate KEY, SIG, NXT, and DS resource records.  These
resource records are used by the resolver to authenticate the
This document obsoletes RFC 2535 and incorporates changes from all
updates to RFC 2535.

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